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Shoe Shop Nabs Former Arcade, Stylehaus Space on Melrose

Image via Left Shoe Company
Image via Left Shoe Company

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A new men's shoe boutique is stepping onto Melrose Ave just in time for Father's Day. This Saturday, June 15th, Finland-based brand The Left Shoe Company is opening its very first American flagship store in the 1,700-square-foot space formerly occupied by both Arcade and Stylehaus. We here that the bespoke footwear mecca offers some pretty high-tech features.

In addition to hosting Left Shoe's super-luxe, made-to-measure styles, the shop will also introduce state-of-the-art 3D scanning technology for dudes to craft the perfect fitting shoe. Once their step-in scanner analyzes your precise foot size (the process takes about five to ten minutes), a membership profile is created and saved for future purchases either in-store or online. Pretty snazzy.

With styles starting at $350, you can also custom design your own shoe (materials, colors, sole and even an inscribed message) and receive the finished product within 4 to 6 weeks. Stop by this weekend to learn more; welcome Left Shoe to the neighborhood Monday through Saturday from 11am to 7pm and Sunday from 12 to 5pm.
· The Left Shoe Company [Official Site]
· Arcade Boutique Clears Out on Melrose [Racked]
· Stylehaus Scores Former Arcade Space on Melrose Ave [Racked]


8459 Melrose Place, West Hollywood, CA 90069 323-655-5900 Visit Website

The Left Shoe Company

8473D Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90069